Finneran Family History

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Finneran Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Finnthighearn ‘descendant of Finnthighearn’, from fionn tighearna ‘fair lord’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Finnerty, Finnegan, Linehan, Gilleran, Finlan, Kinnan, Kinner

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Finneran Family Origin

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Finneran Family Occupations

What did your Finneran ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Finneran occupation in the UK was Chemical Work Labourer. 10% of Finneran's were Chemical Work Labourers. A less common occupation for the Finneran family was House Painter. Chemical Work Labourer, Copper House Labourer and Corporation Labourer (Road) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finneran.

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  • Chemical Work Labourer

    10%
  • Copper House Labourer

    10%
  • Corporation Labourer (Road)

    10%
  • House Painter

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Finneran ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Finneran Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Finneran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Finneran census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Finneran. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Finneran. For the veterans among your Finneran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Finneran Life Expectancy

What is the average Finneran lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Finneran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Finneran in 1952 was 23, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Finneran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Finneran ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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